Manipulation vs Brainwashing - What's the difference?

manipulation | brainwashing |


As nouns the difference between manipulation and brainwashing

is that manipulation is manipulation while brainwashing is .

manipulation

Noun

(en noun)
  • The practice of manipulating or the state of being manipulated.
  • The dealer's manipulations could have removed cards from the deck.
  • The skillful use of the hands in, for example, chiropractic.
  • After a few minutes of manipulation each week, she obtained days of relief from her neck pain.
  • The management of some situation, especially for one’s own advantage.
  • He found that the new manager was known for his Machiavellian manipulations in his last two positions.
  • The usage of psychological influence over a person or situation to gain an outcome.
  • The counselor was able to reach the disturbed teen through positive psychological manipulation .

    See also

    * pedipulation ----

    brainwashing

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)